Freighter grounding, Norway

General cargo ship AMALIE ran aground in the evening Jun 15 while approaching Hestvikholmene in Averøy, north of Kristiansund, Norway, en route from Floro. The ship was refloated with high tide and tug assistance. After refloating, she was taken to harbor and berthed. No information on damages.
General cargo ship AMALIE, IMO 9163702, dwt 2035, built 1997, flag Denmark, manager MARITIME MANAGEMENT APS.



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